Changing The Charter To Alter KC's Course By Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske • Jun 18, 2013 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Listen Listening... / 21:33 The first Kansas City charter passed more than 90 years ago. Now, it might be time to change the rules. Kansas City, Mo., may change its charter. Credit Lasse Fuss / WikiCommons In the second part of Tuesday's Up to Date, The Kansas City Star’s Dave Helling joins us to talk about how the city should seek to re-balance its power. Related Program: Up To DateTags: Kansas City Missouripolitics Related Content A Mayoral Summit 1 year ago View the discussion thread.